Dolly Sods Backpacking Trip

Dolly Sods is a small wilderness site east of Canaan Valley, WV. It has a rare microclimate, with bog and heath topography similar to southern Canada. Most of the terrain is rocky plateaus at high altitudes. We will be hiking 4 miles, with 3 minor stream crossings, to a campsite overlooking Canaan valley. The next day, we will hike to Red Creek, about 2 miles. And finally, hike 4 miles... [...]